Hunting License Sales Report




General Hunting License Sales

License Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Resident Adult 749,352 744,856 735,158 695,118 681,880 665,719 670,659 663,336 647,242 644,004 645,885
Resident Military 1,812 2,611 2,894 2,710 2,758 3,612 3,184 3,628 4,193(*)
Resident Junior 54,793 53,739 52,473 48,922 45,818 41,743 40,004 38,203 36,259 34,122 33,727
Resident Junior Combination 48,813 51,064 53,689 52,991 52,345 51,533 49,567 48,426 47,225 49,534 51,936
Mentored Youth Permit 28,542 30,790 33,514 34,984
Resident Senior 40,607 39,099 37,718 34,664 31,761 31,615 31,236 24,838 22,097 20,864 19,987
Resident Senior Lifetime 6,150 6,041 6,599 6,995 8,393 6,999 7,543 12,835 4,604 5,049 5,346
Resident Senior Lifetime Combination 4,447 5,584 6,266
Resident Senior Lifetime Upgrade 532 591 716
Resident Landowner 1,795 1,740 1,674 1,468 1,383 1,221 1,073 961 931 954 970
Resident Disabled Veteran 264 243 246 229
Resident DV Lifetime 411 343 409 445
Resident DV Life Renewal 1,151 1,333 1,493 1,638
Nonresident Adult 61,731 64,832 64,862 59,361 56,574 54,192 51,994 50,787 48,718 47,632 46,509
Nonresident Junior 2,468 2,673 2,672 2,575 2,369 2,274 2,098 2,082 1,854 1,621 1,610
Nonresident Junior Combination 724 771 810 720 653 645 582 548 630 768 728
7-Day Nonresident Small Game 3,018 2,676 2,591 2,454 2,556 2,524 2,471 2,228 2,297 2,369 2,463
Resident Senior Lifetime Renewal 47,703 50,757 53,808 56,279 59,266 63,273 66,907 36,222 37,919 38,560 39,307
Resident Senior Combo Renewal 33,877 38,798 42,266 46,644
Total General Hunting License Sales 1,017,154 1,018,248 1,013,866 964,158 945,892 924,448 926,892 948,323 929,446 933,208 943,583

Additional License Sales
License Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Resident Archery 270,043 271,162 270,584 257,159 256,662 255,188 260,001 274,583 277,602 285,549 297,031
Nonresident Archery 13,012 13,959 13,909 12,593 12,089 11,653 11,022 11,814 11,812 12,243 12,283
Resident Muzzleloader 158,817 179,339 190,646 192,258 190,179 188,207 188,273 183,238 174,058 172,395 168,307
Nonresident Muzzleloader 7,259 9,049 9,547 8,645 8,112 7,847 7,536 6,545 6,160 6,164 6,035
Resident Bear 118,218 119,998 127,718 136,694 134,116 130,675 140,817 143,119 156,769 156,750 155,651
Nonresident Bear 3,828 3,913 4,463 5,368 5,255 4,909 4,978 4,609 4,350 5,414 5,188
Resident Antlerless Deer 975,327 910,330 979,781 833,923 815,799 817,821 809,430 658,791 774,544 843,127 848,360(**)
Nonresident Antlerless Deer 33,057 33,879 35,819 25,349 23,728 23,011 20,628 19,041 17,977 20,667 21,226(***)
Resident Landowner Antlerless Deer 1,586 1,731 1,610 1,467 1,515 1,410 1,814 1,307 1,282 1,147 1,082
Nonresident Landowner Antlerless Deer 666 97 86 87 100 103 96 71 70 70 66
Resident Special Regs Antlerless 181,486
Nonresident Special Regs Antlerless 1,855  
Armed Forces Antlerless Deer 2,233 2,513 2,649 2,925 2,887 2,783 2,763 3,671 3,174 2,789 2,413
Disabled Veteran Antlerless Deer 831 960 1,029 1,100 1,217 1,234 1,305 1,475 1,521 1,634 1,749
Resident Migratory Game Bird 116,583 113,232 110,258 104,174 103,942 104,197 104,430 104,819 98,676 94,853 95,019
Nonresident Migratory Game Bird 4,500 4,477 4,451 4,358 4,338 4,684 4,320 3,773 3,648 3,518 3,625
Special Wild Turkey License (Resident) 7,767 7,341 8,517 10,337 13,107 14,599 12,678 15,887
Special Wild Turkey License (Non-Resident) 278 241 277 396 492 559 464 618
(*) Total included Resident Military (3,708), National Guard (295), Reserves (188) & POW (2)
(**) Total includes Resident Antlerless (674,847) and Special Regs (173,513)
(***) Total included NR Antlerless (19,558) and NR Special Regs (1,668)

Furtaker License Sales
License Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Resident Adult 19,251 21,053 22,852 22,626 25,203 26,646 28,341 29,948 34,039 34,828 38,341
Resident Junior 394 376 327 343 425 419 381 84 78 89 112
Resident Senior 822 836 688 745 734 740 773 402 389 369 414
Resident Senior Lifetime 4 1 3 1 6 1 4 7 5 5 5
Nonresident Adult 184 187 220 205 218 225 212 184 245 290 343
Resident Senior Furtaker Renewal 12 15 14 17
Resident DV Furtaker 84 63 82 75
Resident DV Lifetime Furtaker 145 118 149 159
Resident DV Furtaker Renewal 255 326 365 445
Nonresident Junior 21 1 4 21 3 2 6 1 1 1 2
Total Furtaker License Sales 20,676 22,454 24,094 23,941 26,589 28,033 29,717 31,122 35,279 36,192 39,913

Permits
License Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Resident DMAP Permits (private) 6,856 6,014 5,237 5,682
Nonresident DMAP Permits (private) 573 500 468 498
Resident DMAP Permits (public) 18,654 16,513 17,474 17,870
Nonresident DMAP Permits (public) 804 752 733 614
Bobcat Permits 15,820 13,373 15,245
Fisher Permits 2,783 2,613 3,729









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